This Sunday, July 9, 2017 (12:00 PM Pacific) Cruzeiro will host Palmeiras at the Mineirao for a week 12 matchup in the Campeonato Brasileiro. Both teams need the three points from the game for distinct reasons and will look for the win on Sunday.
Cruzeiro has had a pitiful campaign, currently in thirteenth with only 14 points, only seven points out of last place Goianiense. The team from Belo Horizonte has an intriguing squad with several interesting players, among the most notable being, former Tigres UANL player, Rafael Sobis. The former Liga MX player has been excelling with Cruzeiro, currently with 11 goals and two assists in all competitions this season. Sobis will need to be in form for this game, Cruzeiro coming off a 3-1 loss against Atletico Mineiro, needing to turn things around this week.
Palmeiras is currently having a solid season, currently in fourth with 19 points but is still far from first place Corinthians, who have 32 points. The Big Green count with several talented players like the veteran Ze Roberto and the Venezuelan, Alejandro Guerra, who leads Palmeiras with four goals. Palmeiras has not lost in league play in its last four games and should be able to get the win here, The game is set to be an exciting one as both teams just played on June 28 and provided a thrilling 3-3 encounter.
How to Watch Cruzeiro vs Palmeiras
The Cruzeiro vs Palmeiras match will be broadcast this Sunday, July 9 at 12:00 PM Pacific:
TV Schedule: PFC International
Watch Live Online: Sling TV (Watch 7 Days Free)